MCA TV confirmed that it will expand its weekly animated series “Exosquad” into a strip next fall. The new Monday-Friday version of the show will come out with 52 episodes. * * * Rep. Fred Grandy…
Disney-distributed Caravan Pictures has inked a deal with screenwriter Todd Graff and former 20th Century Fox creative executive Miriam Kazdin to write and produce the comedy "Woke Up Laughing," it…
After winning a battle with New Line Cinema to cast Pauly Shore in "London Calling," a fish-out-of-water comedy set in England, Disney Studios is replacing Shore in the film with "Cool Runnings"…
Hollywood classics, independent features, documentaries, animation and experimental work comprised the fifth annual honor roll of the National Film Registry announced Tuesday.
Indie documaker Jeffrey F. Jackson sticks it to the IRS and the feds in "Death & Taxes," a hard-hitting reinvestigation of the 1983 Gordon Kahl case, about which questions still linger. Jackson's…
Director/producer Charles Finch has ended his two-year affiliation with Ruddy/Morgan, and set up his own indie production shop, starting off with three active projects, with helmers Nicolas Roeg and…
"Desert Snow" by Brian Strauss has received the 1993 Martin Ritt Award. Established in 1991, the $ 10,000 production award supports projects by students of the AFI's Center for Advanced Film and…
Civilizations Prods. fired back at Trimark Pictures Tuesday, filing a counterclaim to the latter's $ 1 million suit that cried foul over a discarded oral agreement.
Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, New Line Cinema, Paramount Pictures, Warner Bros. and Universal Pictures will sponsor lunches and dinners at NATO/ShoWest '94, the annual exhibitors trade show…
The French claimed a "beautiful victory" Tuesday when the explosive issue of audiovisual trade was scratched from the impending world trade agreement.